Sheriff: Driver flees after 2 crashes

July 27, 2015

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AMBER TWP. — The Mason County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two crashes that occurred early morning Sunday, July 26, involving the same driver who fled both scenes.

The first collision was a hit-and-run crash with another vehicle, with no injuries, on US-10-31 and Brye Road, in which the suspect fled the scene, according to MCSO. The suspect driver then crashed again into a ditch at US-10-31 and Stiles and fled on foot.

The following is other MCSO activity from the weekend:

Friday, July 24, 2015:

– 1:24 a.m., fireworks, 4000 block of E. Townline Road, Free Soil Twp.

– 12:04 p.m., two-vehicle crash, no injuries, US-10 and US-31, Amber Twp.

– 7:31 a.m, K-9 track assist, Oceana County.

– 10:04 p.m., a 63-year-old Ludington man was arrested for operating while intoxicated with a high blood alcohol content (BAC) following a traffic stop, Lakeshore Drive north of Bryant Road, Pere Marquette Twp.

Saturday, July 25, 2015:

– 5:45 a.m., car/deer crash, no injuries, Stiles and Sugar Grove roads, Victory Twp.

– 6:04 a.m, car/deer crash, no injuries, Scottville and Chauvez roads, Riverton Twp.

– 11:10 a.m., unwanted persons, unruly campers asked to leave, no further assistance needed, Federal Forest Campground, Grant Twp.

– 2:07 p.m., dog locked in vehicle, complainant gone upon police arrival, Walmart parking lot, PM  Twp.

– 10:15 p.m., car/deer crash, no injuries, Schoenherr Road north of US-10, Branch Twp.

– 10:46 p.m, car/deer crash, no injuries, US-31 freeway and mile marker 157, PM Twp.

Sunday, July 26, 2015:

– 9:47 a.m., one-vehicle crash, minor injury, PM Hwy. south of US-10, PM Twp.

– 3:24 p.m., disturbance, subject left prior to police arrival, 4800 block of W. US-10 — Walmart PM Twp.

– 3:38 p.m., car/deer crash, no injuries, US-31 freeway north of Oceana Dr., Summit Twp.

– 4:12 p.m., harassing text messages, 3200 block of Anthony Road, Riverton Twp.

– 4:22 p.m., two-vehicle crash, no injuries, US-31 and US-10, Amber Twp.

– 4:30 p.m., gas drive-off, $86.09 in  fuel taken, 5400 block of W. US10 — Airport Shell, PM Twp.

– 4:49 p.m., disturbance, 9700 block of N. Stephens Road, Free Soil Twp.

– 7:35 p.m, a warrant is being requested for a 50-year-old Scottville man for attempted larceny, M-116 near Piney Ridge, Hamlin Twp.

– 8:23 p.m., suspicious person, subject left upon request., 5900 block of W. US-10 — Ludington EZ Mart, PM Twp.

– 10 p.m, car/deer crash, no injuries, Bradshaw and Inman roads, PM Twp.

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